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Dr. Bryan Johnson, superintendent, Hamilton County Schools, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Aug. 21, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Councilwoman Carol Berz, at East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Car Barn, 6721 Heritage Business Court. Cost is $12

Governor Bill Haslam, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Aug. 24, noon at the Convention Center.

Commissioner Sabrena Smedley, District 7, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Aug. 28, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Robbie Summerour, master gardener, on “What Do Kitchen Scraps, Worms, and Compost Have in Common?” at The Green Thumb Garden Club of the Collegedale/Ooltewah area, Monday, Aug. 28, 7 p.m. at the Morning Pointe Assisted Living Center of Collegedale.  Following the presentation will be a Q&A period and a drawing for door prizes. Light refreshments will be served. First-time visitors are welcome free of cost. Memberships are $15 per person, $25 per family. Memberships are effective a year from date. For more information, contact Rita Vital at 423-505-6605.

State Rep. Dan Howell, at Bradley County Republican Party, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Bradley County Courthouse. Note this is a change from the regularly scheduled meeting date.

Tom Arth, UTC football coach, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Aug. 30, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Dr. Donna Van Nattan, with Accountability Measures, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 5, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Tom Arth, UTC football coach, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 7, noon at the Convention Center.

Eddie Yancy/Mary Helen Montgomery, A Tale of Two Cities, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 8, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Kevin Beirne, executive director of Bethel Bible Village, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 12, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

John Meacham, Penguin Random House, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 14, noon at the Convention Center.

Honorable Tom Greenholtz, Hamilton County drug court, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 15, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd. 

Jules Kinder, major and planned gift officer at Ronald McDonald House Charities, at East Brainerd Kiwanis, Friday, Aug. 25, noon-1 p.m. at Holiday Inn Express - Shallowford Road, Hamilton Place.

Melissa Blevins, CEO for Girls, Inc. at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 19, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

John Germ, RI president, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 21, noon at the Convention Center.

Zach Wamp, IssueOne (tentative), at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 22, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Cindy Pare at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 5, noon at the Convention Center.

Rebecca Hargrove with the Tennessee Lottery at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 19, noon at the Convention Center.

Ken McEltrath, CEO of Squid, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 26, noon at the Convention Center.

Chancellor Flora Tydings at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Nov. 2, noon at the Convention Center.

Bruce Zeiser at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Nov. 9, noon at the Convention Center.


Erlanger Officials Report 1 LIFE FORCE Flight, 3 Motor Vehicle Accident Patients, And 7 Babies Born During Eclipse Event

Between the hours of  1 p.m. and 4 p.m. , LIFE FORCE conducted one flight at  2:28 p.m. There were no changes to the flight operations of that transport during the eclipse.  Currently there have only been three patients who presented to Erlanger Health System emergency departments due to motor vehicle accidents from trying to view the eclipse while driving.  ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: Solar Eclipse Over Tennessee

The solar eclipse of 2017 brought crowds to Tennessee  (click for more)

Tom Decosimo: My Great-Great-Grandparents Are Buried At The Confederate Cemetery - And Response

To Mayor Berke, I cannot add any more to the very fine comments made in opposition to your empty jester to remove the city as a trustee of the Confederate Cemetery. I can, however, add some personal perspective as my great-great-grandparents are buried there. Penelope McDermott Cooke was a Daughter of the Confederacy and was concerned the remains of the Confederates who ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The New Mean

Until last Monday I believed nobody could ever hurt my feelings again. In the half-century I have been a writer I’ve had hundreds of people take swipes at me, been called more names, and received more hate mail than you can imagine. I also know the only way anyone can hurt you is for you to allow it and, brother, it is nigh impossible to get inside me. My defense mechanism is because ... (click for more)

UTC Soccer Battles Eastern Kentucky To 0-0 Tie

The UTC women’s soccer team battled to a 0-0 tie against Eastern Kentucky Sunday afternoon at Finley Stadium in non-conference action.   The Mocs remain unbeaten at 1-0-1 while Eastern Kentucky moves to 0-1-1 on the year.   “There’s a reason why they were co-regular season champions in the Ohio Valley Conference last year and made a run to the conference tournament ... (click for more)

Blue-Gold Scrimmage Is Prelude To UTC Volleyball Regular Schedule

The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball program concluded their preseason schedule with the annual Blue and Gold intra-squad scrimmage  on Saturday  afternoon in Maclellan Gymnasium. The three-set scrimmage featured the Mocs roster mixing up lineups on both the Blue and Gold teams. Blue jerseys came out victorious after earning a 2-1 (25-23, 27-25, 15-25) win over the ... (click for more)